Day: December 6, 2008

The Christmas Story in 30 seconds

Can you tell the Christmas story for radio or video in under 30 seconds? That’s was the challenge the Church Advertising Network gave churches, youth groups and individuals this Christmas. The winning radio was set to a YouTube video below.

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On taking Scripture seriously

The Anglican Scotist is among those sick of listening to conservatives blather that the Episcopal Church does not take Scripture seriously. Some of us think that they have latched on to this issue to persuade themselves that their desire to leave the Episcopal Church is driven by something greater than their distaste for homosexuals. The Scotist takes a more academic approach.

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Bishop Jenkins to retire

Bishop Charles E. Jenkins III of Louisiana, saying he has struggled with the emotional trauma caused by the Hurricane Katrina disaster of 2005, has announced his retirement, effective December 31, 2009. In a letter to the diocese, Jenkins, 57, wrote, “This move is based on issues of health and a concern for the mission strategy of the diocese.”

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